Gave returning soldiers free college educations to avoid a massive job market flood.
Determined the conditions of Germany's surrender and what would become of it. Also where the UN was formed.
Similar to Wilson's League of Nations, a collective group of ambassadors settling disputes diplomatically
Truman stated he would support Turkey and Greece in their battle against communism/Containment
Plan to aid Germany by giving them funds to rebuild and reestablish government
Court hearing that reintegrated schools, allowing blacks to attend them
Similar to NATO, 8 easter european countries aligned in a war pact of defense.
Inspired by Rosa Park's stand against bus segregation and led by MLK it led to the desegregation of buses
Invasion of Cuba by Kennedy to try and overthrow Castro as a dictator. Failed miserably.
JFK assassinated, LBJ takes over command
Gulf of Tonkin resolution passed by congress, start of the Vietnam War
Made any sort of segregation or discrimination against any races illegal.
Race riots ravage the country
LBJ's social reform program including the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act
Massive surprise attack launched on US forces during a holiday, Fought back after some effort
Due to JFK's new frontier program the US manages to win the space race by landing a man on the moon